88 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Urho Kekkosen Katu 1 (at Kamppi Shopping Center ), Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Organic, Raw, Salad bar, European, Fusion, Gluten-free
Small plant-based cafe on the 5th floor of the shopping centre. Serves salads and bowls, smoothie bowls, raw porridge, drinks and sweets like raw cakes and brownies.
Museokatu 1, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, Fast food, Take-out only
A co-operatively run food kiosk est. 2016 serving veganized versions of hot dogs, pies, tacos, ice cream, and more. Has coffee and some sweets. Open times vary by season - check ahead before you go. Reopened May 2017 following renovations.
Forum Shopping Center, 3rd floor, Mannerheimintie 20, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Western, Fast food, Take-out
Vegan sandwich shop with a selection of smoothies and juices. Everything is made to order and served in compostable packaging. Has patio, free Wi-Fi. Reported to be 100% vegan, Dec 2015.
Kolmas Linja 17L1, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Buffet, Asian, Vietnamese
Part of international chain of vegan restaurants inspried by Supreme Master Ching Hai, an advocate for veg living. Offers an all-you-can-eat buffet with a large selection of food, including tofu, seitan, pasta, rice, casserole, pizza, burgers, salad; plus cake, coffee, and non-alcoholic beverages. Originally was Ho Dai at Albertinkatu 12.
Kaarlenkatu 15, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Delivery
Formerly a health food store, now a café run by a co-op. Offers vegan meals and cakes made with their own local farm produce. Buffet on Friday evenings. Also offers catering and weekly produce deliveries.
Runeberginkatu 59, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Raw, Western, Take-out
Raw food cafe offering a range of savory as well sweet raw items. Milk options include oat milk, soy milk, cashew milk, and almond milk. May 2017 reported no longer using honey.
Siltasaarenkatu 3-5, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan, Take-out, Asian, Vietnamese
Small vegetarian restaurant located in the Hakaniemi area, behind Aktia bank. Offers mainly Vietnamese cuisine with fried rice, fried noodles, pho, and other choices with tofu and vegetables. Food is available for pre-ordering and takeaway. Reported May 2017 to be now fully vegan.
Ruoholahdenranta 8, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Lacto, Beer/Wine, Take-out, European, Finnish
Coffee cafe built out of shipping containers with a terrace on top. Offers soup lunch on weekdays 10am-2pm with two options of which one is always vegan and gluten-free. Has vegan a la carte options. Everything is lactose free.
Latokartanontie 11, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Indian, International
Restaurant of the Hare Krishna movement re-opened 2014 in an old mansion. Offers Indian (Bengal) influenced lacto-vegetarian dishes. On Tuesdays and Thursdays lunch is completely vegan and typically includes a soup, rice with subji (veg curry), salad or raita and puri, samosa or some other deep fried Indian dish possibly with chutney. Sweets can be bought separately. Icecream and fudge made in-house. Indian sweets such has laddoo and burfi are often available, as well as coffee, tea and soft drinks. Also has a Sunday feast which consists of a large variety of dishes served at the end of a temple program. The Sunday feast starts at 4pm every Sunday, is free of charge (donations accepted) and welcomes everyone independent of religious orientation.
Liisankatu 3, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Lacto, Indian
In 2016 the Hare Krishna movement opened this second location of their lacto vegetarian restaurant in the centre of Helsinki. Serves Indian (Bengal) style dishes typically consisting of a soup (dahl), rice with vegetable curry (subji), a salad or raitha and a pakora or samosa possibly with chutney. On Tuesday and Thursday the lunch is completely vegan, otherwise they use milk and honey. Sweets are often available for dessert (vegans please inquire).
Siltavuorenranta 16, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Raw, Western, Juice bar, Take-out
Yoga organization affiliate organic food cafe, located by the sea. Offers raw sweets, raw savory pies, coffee, tea, smoothies and juices. Free Wi-Fi. Short walk from the railway station.
Aleksis Kiven katu 12, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Juice bar, Take-out, Caribbean, Jamaican
A small juice bar & cafe in trendy Kallio area since 2014. Besides juices, smoothies, Jamaican herbal teas, and organic coffee, the owner serves light snack foods like veggie patties with spinach or soya, vegan cakes using Jamaican recipes like spicy ginger cake and banana chocolate cake. Has soya milk option for drinks. Free Wi-Fi.
Hämeentie 135 E, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Salad bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, European
Easygoing vegetarian restaurant in Art college. Retro style and low prices homemade style meals, fresh bread and cakes, salad bar, fairtrade coffee, teas.
Heikkiläntie 10 , Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Western, Juice bar, Take-out, European
Cafe serving vegetarian and vegan food, waffles, raw desserts, smoothies, and coffee. Serves vegan soups on business days. Cozy living room setting.
Toinen linja 7, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Western, Buffet, European, Finnish
Buffet and soup plus a smoothie bar. Mostly vegan except honey and some dairy products, especially in the desserts. Take what you want, and pay for the food by weight. At metro station Hakaniemi, exit Toinen linja.
Munkkiniemen Puistotie 22, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Mediterranean, Take-out
A vegetarian/vegan cafe in Munkkiniemi. All of the products are made-in-house from scratch, including chocolate pies, cheese pies, lounas-lunch, vegan cake, sandwiches and many more.
Kaivokatu 10, Kaivokäytävä, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Western, Take-out, Bakery, European, Finnish
Vegetarian Cafe in Kaivokäytävä, close to railway station, with lots of labelled vegan choices. Hot drinks, breakfasts, smoothies, salads, sandwiches, bagels, sweets and pastries. Can also take-away.
Urho Kekkosen katu 1, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: International, Fast food, Take-out, Finnish, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. A food court of street food vendors. At Oatz you could get pulled oat rieskas (Finnish flat bread) and salads. At Mad Wok you could get a seitan wok, or street gastro (seitan sandwich). Note: pulled oat burger bun is not vegan.
Makelankatu 45, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Buffet, Fusion, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Most of the food is vegan, but they also have meat on the buffet. Staff is helpful and are open to suggestions. Is run by non-profit organization called AFAES ry promoting African culture and cuisine. Most food is gluten free.
Siltaserenkatu 11, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Pizza, Western, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. A pizzeria right nex next to Ympyrätalo in Hakaniemi with 6 vegan pizzas plus build-your-own options. Topping include vegan kebab, vegan pizza cheese, vegan feta, and vegan blue cheeze.
Hameentie 50, Helsinki, Finland
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, American, Pizza, International, Italian, Organic, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. A rock bar/restaurant with many choices for vegans including burgers, pizzas and salads. Menu on website. Free Wi-Fi.